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Let's do an archaeological tour of Ancient Aliens

In Digging Up Ancient Aliens our host Fredrik takes us on a skeptical tour of the now infamous TV-show Ancient Aliens. He guides us through what is fact and fiction, encouraging listeners to learn along with him. If you’re an old time skeptic, history buff or have an interest in aliens you will not want to miss this podcast.

Previous episodes

29. Aliens and ancient engineers
17/1 2023

Uncover the reality behind ancient engineering feats. Join us in scrutinizing claims of extraterrestrial intervention at ancient sites such as Ollantaytambo, Teotihuacán, and Malta. See shownotes

28. Aliens and mysterious rituals
3/1 2023

In this episode we explore human sacrifice practices in Mesoamerica and if British monarchy were introduced by extraterrestrials. We also look at the Bep Kororoti ceremony which some believe are evidence of astronauts visiting our planet. Finally, we examine the theory that ancient Egyptian and Viking funerary ships were designed to resemble spaceships.

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27. Aliens and lost worlds
6/12 2022

In this episode we will explore the theories of alien visitation at the ancient Mayan city of Copán, Honduras. We will also look into astronomy on the ancient mountain of Nemrud Dagi in Turkey, and the movement and creation of the Moai statues on Easter Island. Lastly, we will see if humans' origin might have been in the Persian Gulf. See shownotes

26. Throwing the Founding Fathers into the void with Aaron Rabinowitz
22/11 2022

Explore the idea of the plurality of worlds, founding fathers, and extraterrestrial life with Aaron Rabinowitz of Embrace the Void and Philosophers in Space podcasts.

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25. Ancient Aliens and Sacred Places
8/11 2022

Could there be evidence for alien visitation within these holy places and the religious texts associated with them? During this episode, we will visit Jerusalem, Saudi Arabia, India, Ethiopia, and lastly, Lebanon.

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24. The Sphinx and the Holy Grail
25/10 2022

We will solve the mysteries of the Sphinx and its possible Hall of Records using recent technology. We will also explore the Grail and Visigoth treasure hidden in Rennes-le-Château and Rosslyn Chapel.

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23. The hunt for Eldorado and the Philosopher's stone
11/10 2022

We search for the legendary cities of Eldorado and Paititi, which some believe to be evidence of alien visitation. We'll also look into modern attempts to turn ordinary metals into precious metals.

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22. Aliens in the old west II - Mormons, blood, and monsters
20/9 2022

Is the genesis of the Mormon church extraterrestrial? We look at its ties to the moundbuilder myth and later learn about Blackfoot mythology, the fate of Ambrose Bierce, and more.

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21. Aliens in the old west
30/8 2022

In the episode 'Aliens in the wild west', we will investigate the alien buried in Aurora, Texas. We also look into some strange claims about the Serpent Mound. See shownotes

20. The Bosnian Pyramids and Semir Osmanagic
28/6 2022

Are five hills in Bosnia evidence for a 35 000 year old pyramid building civilization? Where did this claim start and what is true and not about it?

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